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DIY School Supplies: How to Whittle Your Own Pencils Out of Trees!

By Caitlin O’TooleSeptember 7, 2012
It’s a new school year, and if you’re like most students, you’re kind of obsessed with your school supplies. Notebooks must be... More  →
DIY School Supplies: How to Whittle Your Own Pencils Out of Trees!

Ten Reasons to Celebrate the End of Summer

By Melissa AlbertAugust 3, 2012
1. The sand, my god, the sand! It's everywhere. It's in your shoes, it's in the bottom of your bag, it's... More  →
Ten Reasons to Celebrate the End of Summer

Ask a Teacher: On Spiral-Bound Notebooks

By Mr. TocheAugust 30, 2011
Q: Are there any school supplies that drive you nuts? A: Spiral-bound notebooks. I'm not saying that they're creations of the Devil himself;... More  →
Ask a Teacher: On Spiral-Bound Notebooks

The Ten Best Desk Toys

By Dan_BergsteinAugust 11, 2011
It’s Back to School time! (And for some, it’s Already In School time.) You’re going to fill up on all... More  →
The Ten Best Desk Toys

We Want To Know What's In Your Backpack. (And Yes, We Realize That Sounds Creepy.)

By Chelsea DaggerMarch 28, 2011
We don't have to tell you guys that Chelsea Dagger is one hip cat. Oh yes, compadres; she knows what is UP.... More  →
We Want To Know What's In Your Backpack. (And Yes, We Realize That Sounds Creepy.)

A Day in the Life of a Sparkler's Backpack

By ContributorOctober 25, 2010
We LOVE this, rainfire113. Your backpack has a great personality! –Sparkitors Hey. You might think it’s easy just carrying stuff... More  →
A Day in the Life of a Sparkler's Backpack

7 MORE Reasons To Get Excited About School

By ContributorAugust 19, 2010
STEPHIE44444, thanks for giving us a few more reasons to smile about heading back to school!—Sparkitors... More  →
7 MORE Reasons To Get Excited About School